Outcome Chart - Manitoba - Science Senior 3 Current Topics in the Sciences

This chart contains media-related learning outcomes from Manitoba, Curriculum for Science Senior 3 Current Topics in the Sciences, with links to supporting resources on the MediaSmarts site.

General Learning 0utcome B: Science, Technology, Society and the Environment

Overall Expectations

Explore problems and issues that demonstrate interdependence among science, technology, society, and the environment.

Specific Expectations

SLO B2: Recognize that scientific and technological endeavours have been, and continue to be, influenced by human needs and by societal and historical contexts.

SLO B3: Identify the factors that affect health and explain the relationships of personal habits, lifestyle choices, and human health, both individual and social.

MediaSmarts Resources

Dealing With Digital Stress

Online Cultures and Values

General Learning 0utcome C: Scientific and Technological Skills and Attitudes

Overall Expectations

Demonstrate appropriate inquiry, problem-solving, and decision-making skills and attitudes for exploring scientific and/or technological issues and problems.

Specific Expectations

SLO C2: Demonstrate appropriate technological problem-solving skills and attitudes when seeking solutions to challenges and problems related to human needs.

SLO C3: Demonstrate appropriate critical thinking and decision-making skills and attitudes when choosing a course of action based on scientific and technological information.

SLO C4: Employ effective communication skills and use a variety of resources to gather and share scientific and technological ideas and data

MediaSmarts Resources

Authentication Beyond the Classroom

Deconstructing Web Pages

Finding and Authenticating Online Information on Global Development Issues

Hoax? Scholarly Research? Personal Opinion? You Decide!

I heard it ‘round the Internet: Sexual health education and authenticating online information

Introduction to Online Civic Engagement

MyWorld: A digital literacy tutorial for secondary students (licensed resource)

Taming the Wild Wiki